September 14, 2021

110: Raising our Freedom Index with Dr. David Phelps

Today we are joined by the founder of Freedom Founder himself, Dr. David Phelps. A good friend and even better portfolio manager. David also provides valuable wisdom and insight into the five variables of what he calls the Freedom Index. He goes on how to raise this index in our lives as well. We go on to talk about building your portfolio with intention and taking a much more guided path in Real Estate. There is much value in freedom and in this episode! Watch it now.[Learn More…]

September 7, 2021

109: The Perfect Pitch: Leveraging the Values of Emotion with Ryan Pineda

The main goal is to ADD VALUE. As a former professional baseball player, Ryan brings with him a competitive edge. Or rather, that hunger to always be better. He understood right away the value of setting their fund apart: doing things no one else does. A lot of that involved a genuine appeal to people’s emotions. From investors to emotional paychecks to social media, Ryan can put together quite a pitch for his fund. Join us in this episode and listen to Ryan swing for it and give us a home run.[Learn More…]

August 31, 2021

108: Passive Investment Strategies That Work with Sam Silverman

We’re delighted to have Sam Silverman with us in this week’s episode! Sam is the CEO of Silverman Capital, one of the fastest growing private multi-asset alternative investment firms, based in Tampa, Florida. Mike and Sam discuss Sam’s transition from single family to fully passive investing, his investment strategies, and key factors when choosing a partner. These and more will be covered in this week’s episode, so don’t miss out![Learn More…]

August 24, 2021

107: Mom’s House: The Futureproof Solution to Senior Housing Finances with Phillip Vincent

Moving into senior living or having a loved one move into one can be a stressful experience. Financial demands are one of the most difficult parts of it. Phillip Vincent, who faced this dilemma firsthand, founded Mom’s House, a community aimed at easing families’ transition to senior care by offering an easier, less stressful way to sell mom’s (or dad’s) house without cleaning it up, cleaning it out or paying realtor fees. In this episode, Phillip talks about their vision and how they’re implementing it. You might want to give it a listen![Learn More…]

August 17, 2021

106: Gap Funding: High Risk, High Reward Investing with Tony Javier

Joining us this week is Tony Javier, owner of an INC 5000 rated real estate investment company, which is also one of the fastest-growing companies in the nation. Tony has invested in Real Estate since 2001, completing over 1,000 flips. With Tony’s real estate investing business fully automated, he now focuses on helping others through his Masterminds, Gap Funding, and TV Program that shows real estate investors how to grow their business through TV commercials. In this episode, Tony shares his expertise on Gap Funding, a high-risk, high-reward money lending system. Tune in![Learn More…]

August 10, 2021

105: From Residential to Commercial Development and Supply with Gabe DaSilva

Gabriel ‘Gabe’ DaSilva is the Founder and President of DaSilva Group Inc. Gabriel has been coined “Mr. Add-A-Level” for his extensive knowledge of construction heavy renovations. He is an expert at implementing profitable optimization strategies & systems, and he also conducts complex financial valuations and analyses. DaSilva Group Inc, was formed, and has since launched multiple other subsidiary businesses. Along with his passion for entrepreneurship, Gabe also believes in giving back to the community, and is passionate about his philanthropic work. Tune in to hear what Gabe shares with us in this week’s episode![Learn More…]

August 3, 2021

104: Rates, Inflation, and the Economy’s Direction with Ryan Severino

In this week’s episode, JLL’s chief economist, Ryan Severino, joins us as we look into the current state of inflation in the United States, providing insight into the market. Ryan manages the economics team at JLL and is responsible for global and regional economic research, analysis and forecasting as well as property market forecasting.​ His assessments of market conditions have appeared in international publications like The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and The Financial Times and on business networks such as CNBC and Bloomberg. Join us in our discussion of rates, supply and demand, and what those elements indicate about the economy’s growth and direction.[Learn More…]

July 27, 2021

103: How to Scale Commercial Real Estate with Sam Wilson

Joining us this week is Sam Wilson. Sam is an active investor in self-storage, parking, multi-family apartments, RV parks, single family homes and host of the How to Scale Commercial Real Estate podcast. Sam holds his bachelor’s degree in business finance from the University of Memphis and holds his real estate license in Tennessee. In addition to his years of real estate experience, he also has a diverse background in business ownership and management. Sam’s current focus is presenting nationwide investment opportunities for his personal and his investors’ portfolios. Sam and Mike are with you in today’s episode, as they discuss today’s Real Estate Ventures. Be sure to tune in![Learn More…]

July 21, 2021

102: InvestorComps: Real Estate Valuation with Mark Jackson

Mark Jackson fondly known as “MJ” has become the go to real estate valuation coach for investors in the US and aboard. MJ transformed his life of poverty into entrepreneurial success when he was a young man, and now others come to his advice in order to achieve the same. In this week’s episode, MJ talks about InvestorComps, a Real Estate valuation and training organization which recognizes how valuation knowledge is the key to unlocking profitability potential, and how they are helping big and small clients succeed by making better decisions and learning first approach valuation. Be sure to tune in![Learn More…]

July 13, 2021

101: Economic Timelines and Surrounding Vital Factors Part Two with Alastair Macdonald

Alastair Macdonald is back this week for a continuation of Economic Timelines and Surrounding Vital Factors, this time focusing more on the consequences of bad economic conditions. For new listeners and viewers, Alastair is an international analyst, forecaster, speaker, writer and investment consultant. He is the founder and editor of “The Parallax Report,” a subscription-based market, social and economic forecasting service for individual investors, and institutions. Join us for another episode that delves deeper into economic issues and what the future holds.[Learn More…]

July 7, 2021

100: Trends in Note Investing with Nick Legamaro

In this week’s episode, we are joined by Nick Legamaro a.k.a “Nick The Note Guy”. Nick has been investing in real estate since 2001. He has experienced the crash firsthand in 2008 and lived to talk about it! Nick is now dedicated to showing individuals how they too, can “Be the Bank” and invest in High Yield, Low Risk, Securitized Real Estate Mortgage Notes. Tune in to learn more.[Learn More…]

June 29, 2021

099: Self-Directed IRA Investing with Jeff Watson

Jeff is one of the most highly sought-after attorneys in the country when it comes to Self-Directed IRA Investing. He has been a real estate investor since 1993. As a frequent and popular guest speaker, he has become a recognized thought leader and innovator in the field of real estate investing. Tune in as Jeff and Mike drop must-know information in this episode. [Learn More…]

June 22, 2021

098: Powerhouse Tools for Capital-Raising with Josh Cantwell

This week’s guest is Freeland Ventures CEO and host of the Accelerated Investor Podcast, Josh Cantwell. Josh manages over $40M in private money, which is deployed into multifamily real estate and apartments. He has been involved in 1,000+ wholesale, rehab, rental, foreclosure, and apartment transactions, and currently holds a portfolio of over 3,000+ cash-flowing apartments. Josh is a true entrepreneur and prides himself on never having had a boss in his entire adult life. Make sure to tune in to this noteworthy episode in finding the right deals and how to be on top of the capital-raising game. [Learn More…]

June 15, 2021

097: Sophisticated Real Estate with Victor Menasce

This week’s guest is author, real estate developer, and podcast host Victor Menasce. He is well-known as the host of The Real Estate Espresso Podcast: Your morning shot of what’s new in the world of real estate investing. Victor helps independently wealthy investors redeploy their capital from the high risk, volatile equity markets into safe multi-family real estate assets. He has conducted business in over 15 countries, have forged numerous partnerships, raised capital, been awarded patents, acquired businesses, negotiated deals, lead organizations, and brought about business improvement. Tune in to dive deeper into real estate development, learn high standards and practices, and expand your general knowledge in the world of real estate. [Learn More…]

110: Raising our Freedom Index with Dr. David Phelps

Today we are joined by the founder of Freedom Founder himself, Dr. David Phelps. A good friend and even better portfolio manager. David also provides valuable wisdom and insight into the five variables of what he calls the Freedom Index. He goes on how to raise this index in our lives as well. We go on to talk about building your portfolio with intention and taking a much more guided path in Real Estate.

There is much value in freedom and in this episode! Watch it now.


00:29 – David Phelps and the Freedom Founder

02:15 – Winning the Freedom Lottery

04:41 – The Five Freedom Index

05:52 – Raising your Freedom Index

07:38 – Making Real Estate Work for You

10:28 – Collaborating with the Right People

14:05 – Building your portfolio by intention

19:20 – Real estate as a community-guided path

20:41 – What is Leverage and using it against inflation

We hope you enjoyed this episode’s guest and topic as much as we did! To learn more about real estate, from the technical to emotional, to getting your feet on the ground and learning management, check out our website.